Malurian

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Facts

  • Appearance: Reptilian; grey, pebbled skin
    • Adept at disguise as nearly any variety of humanoid, reptilian or mammalian
  • First contacts
    • Humans: 2151 (ENT: "Civilization")
  • Homeworld: Malur
  • Society divided into "alignments"; akin to corporation/caste/nation (ENT Novel: A Choice of Futures)
    • Each named after its current leader
      • Unnamed ruling alignments; hidebound to traditions and laws focused on planetary life (ENT Novel: Tower of Babel)
      • Unnamed biology alignment; devoted to scientific study (ENT Novel: Tower of Babel)
      • Raldul; one of the larger criminal operations in Sol-local space in the mid-to-late 22nd century (ENT Novel: A Choice of Futures, Tower of Babel)
  • Females large (at minimum 1.5x height of the average male, and 3x the weight), nearly immobile; vast majority of Malurians bound to Maluria system as a result (ENT Novel: A Choice of Futures)
    • Males biochemically bonded to their mates in polygamous relationships, multiple husbands for each female (ENT Novel: A Choice of Futures)
  • Some follow a religious figure known as the "Holy Mother" (ENT Novel: Tower of Babel)
  • Nearly wiped out 2267 after sterilization of Maluria system by Nomad probe (TOS: "The Changeling")